Cooking with Mommy is a Blog where The Lil Chef (My Daughter) wanted to showcase Mommy's Allergy Free cooking & raise awareness for food allergies & intolerances.This page is mostly gluten free, wheat free, soy free, yeast free, NO red meat, dairy/lactose free
3/4 cup Immaculate Baking Co.™ cane sugar (I prefer raw sugar)
1 teaspoon almond extract
2 cups gluten-free powdered sugar
1/4 cup butter, softened (Smart Balance)
2 tablespoons milk (Non-Dairy)
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
1/4 cup sliced almonds, chopped (optional)
25min prep time
235mins total time
Heat oven to 350°F. Spray bottom only of 13x9-inch pan.
In medium bowl, stir Crust ingredients until soft dough forms.
Press mixture evenly in bottom of pan. Bake 15 minutes.
Meanwhile, in large bowl, beat cream cheese and cane sugar with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Add 1 teaspoon almond extract and 3 eggs; beat 2 minutes, scraping side of bowl halfway through beating. Pour over partially baked crust.
Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until filling is set. Cool completely, about 1 hour
In small bowl, beat all Frosting ingredients except almonds with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Carefully spread over filling. Sprinkle with almonds. Refrigerate about 2 hours or until chilled. Store covered in refrigerator.
The secret for cutting bars easily is to line the pan with heavy-duty foil. When it is time to cut the bars, just lift the baked bars with the foil out of the pan, and cut.
Cheesecake bars cut best straight from the refrigerator. Use a wet sharp knife, wiping off crumbs after each cut.
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Gluten-Free Sun-Dried Tomato-Cheddar-Chive Biscuits
AT A GLANCEPREP15 mins. to 20 mins.BAKE15 mins. to 20 mins.TOTAL30 mins. to 40 mins.YIELD10 biscuits RECIPE #1 1 3/4 cups King Arthur Gluten-Free Multi-Purpose FlourI used this2 teaspoons baking powder I used this1/2 teaspoon xanthan gum3/4 teaspoon salt I used this - kosher salt1/2 cup cold butter, cut into cubes3 tablespoons chopped fresh chives I used this1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes, chopped1/3 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese2 large eggs I used this1/2 cup cold milk
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